Short courseShort Course Contemporary Approaches and Fundamental Principles of Safeguarding across the Lifespan

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Duration Full-time, 1 Year
Start date January, April
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Intended Learning Outcomes On successful completion, you will be able to:

  1. Critically identify and categorise ways that welfare can be affected by abuse and neglect.
  2. Critically reflect upon the effectiveness of multi-agency working in the legislative framework at different stages across the lifespan.
  3. Discuss the complexities of multi-agency working within the safeguarding agenda,
  4. Critically examine and evaluate recent research into this area of Health and Social Care practice.

Graduate destinations

On successful completion of assessed course work, students will be awarded 20 credits at level 6. The credits from this module can be used towards undertaking the BSc Health and Social Care programme or other level 6 study. In addition, to this, this will module will support practitioners in safeguarding across the lifespan in their role in health and social care practice.

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